Tim Tingle is an award-winning author, much sought-after storyteller, and an enrolled member of the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma. His great-great grandfather, John Carnes, walked the Trail of Tears in 1835 and passed-down memories of this family epic that fueled Tim’s early interest in writing and storytelling. Nikki: How did you originally become interested in the Choctaw culture? Tim Tingle: Well, I’m Choctaw. My grandmother was full-blooded Choctaw, and growing up, it seemed
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